Lyon and Provence

Lyon and Provence

Departures between May and June 2018, 8 Days | From only £1,495pp
Includes Complimentary WiFi

Tap into your inner van Gogh at an Arles painting class. Discover Roman Provence at Les Arènes amphitheater and the Pont du Gard. Explore Avignon’s Palace of the Popes. Excite your palate in Lyon, capital of French gastronomy. Savor Beaujolais wines. Hunt for truffles and see how chèvre cheese is made. Come witness the beauty that inspired artists like Cézanne and Chagall on this 8-day Rhône cruise.

Itinerary:

Day 1 : Avignon, France
Sheltered by medieval walls, Avignon’s maze of narrow streets is filled with churches, museums and palaces tracing the history of this ancient, vibrant city.

Day 2 : Avignon, France
Avignon’s grandest edifice is the Palace of the Popes, the papal seat for 70 years in the 14th century.

Day 3 : Arles, France
The site of impressive Roman ruins, Arles inspires artists with its vibrant colors and striking quality of light.

Day 4 : Viviers, France
Set in a mountainous province, Viviers was founded in the 5th century.

Day 5 : Tournon, France
Tournon lies secluded between the Rhône River and granite slopes of the Hermitage.

Day 6 : Lyon, France
After Paris, Lyon is France’s most significant cultural and culinary center.

Day 7 : Lyon, France
There’s nothing like losing yourself among the cobblestone streets and riverside promenade of Old Lyon.

Day 8 : Lyon, France
France's third largest city, Lyon straddles the Rhône and Saône Rivers.

 

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